1. Early Report Card Grades for the Biggest Signings of 2015 NBA Free Agency so Far

    The NBA free-agent frenzy is here, and rarely has the term felt more appropriate. Before the market even opened, teams had their top recruiters lined up like Black Friday bargain hunters...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 299,089 reads 375 comments

  2. The Opening 2015: Ranking the Top 25 Recruits in Attendance

    More than 160 of America's most accomplished high school football players are expected to compete at The Opening, held July 6-10 at Nike's world headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 7 months ago 101,143 reads 152 comments

  3. 2015 MLB All-Star Rosters: B/R's Final 34-Man Roster Predictions

    If you're anxiously awaiting the reveals of the rosters for the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, you need to hang in there for a few more days...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 42,228 reads 146 comments

  4. NFL Playoff Odds for Every Team at the Start of July

    The NFL season hasn't started yet, so what better time to look at the playoff picture? Time flies, after all. Soon we will be eating Thanksgiving dinner, watching football while fighting off turkey-induced naps...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 7 months ago 61,266 reads 252 comments

  5. The NBA's Worst Contract at Every Position

    It's hard to pinpoint bad NBA contracts these days, and it's only going to get harder. The last collective bargaining agreement effectively killed long-term deals, limiting commitments to a maximum of five seasons...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 months ago 179,397 reads 332 comments

  6. Pinpointing Each MLB Contender's Biggest Weakness Needing Trade Fix

    If the 2015 MLB season still feels brand-new to you, here's some news you might find shocking: The July 31 trade deadline is just a month away...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 79,248 reads 194 comments

  7. Stock Up, Stock Down for NFL Offenses in 2015

    We paraphrase The Longest Yard Mean Machine quarterback Paul Crewe in his team's game against the guards, sometime during the fourth quarter and in the midst of dealing with a blitzing linebacker known as Bogdanski: "It worked once...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 8 months ago 226,150 reads 434 comments

  8. Undrafted NBA Rookies Who Can Still Make an Impact Next Season

    In the same way that there are more NBA -caliber players in the world than there are roster spots in the Association, there are typically more than 60 entrants in the NBA draft each year who are worthy of honing their skills at the highest level...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 months ago 208,379 reads 213 comments

  9. Predicting the Top 25 College Football Programs of the Next 10 Years

    College football is perhaps the world's most unpredictable team sport. Programs come out of nowhere each season to contend for championships, and major powerhouses crumble under intense pressure...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 8 months ago 82,042 reads 369 comments

  10. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Jonathan Wasserman's 1st-Round Predictions

    With just a few days to go before the 2015 NBA draft, teams and NBA prospects are wrapping up their final predraft workouts. In the meantime, rumors continue to fly left and right...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 849,563 reads 705 comments

  11. Who's the Biggest Standout of Every NFL Team's Offseason So Far?

    So we are now more than four months into the 2015 NFL offseason. We have seen plenty of player movement, 256 players selected in the draft and hundreds of rookie free agents added to rosters...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 8 months ago 77,440 reads 173 comments

  12. Predicting NFL's Biggest 2015 Disappointments at Every Position

    The undeniable optimism of the summer months—when fans of all 32 NFL teams believe in the best-case scenarios—must eventually meet the harsh reality of another long, hard season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 8 months ago 73,577 reads 144 comments

  13. MLB Team of the Week: Miguel Cabrera, Starling Marte and Carlos Correa Star

    With another seven days of baseball action comes another fresh installment of Bleacher Report's MLB Team of the Week. That's how it works, people...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 21,609 reads 45 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2015: Team-by-Team Needs and Predictions

    At this point in the offseason, with the results of the NBA Finals so fresh in our memories, no team is complete...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 57,955 reads 103 comments

  15. Biggest Takeaways from First Week of Mandatory NFL Minicamps

    All across the National Football League, players reported for minicamps over the past week or so. For many of those players, it wasn't about wanting to. No, they had to, because voluntary camps have transitioned into mandatory ones...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 8 months ago 36,601 reads 17 comments

  16. Predicting the 10 Biggest MLB Stars Who Will Be on 2015 MLB Trade Block

    With the MLB draft now behind us, the summer trade season is just around the corner, and the rumor mill should start heating up in the days and weeks to come. Last year's trade deadline set the bar high, as it was one of the busiest in recent memory.

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 52,236 reads 60 comments

  17. Grading Every NBA General Manager's Draft Track Record

    It isn't easy serving as an NBA general manager. Every decision is scrutinized endlessly throughout the year...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 119,110 reads 236 comments

  18. Selecting MLB's 2015 All-Underperformer Team

    Whether they're based on past performance or projections based on ability, every player in baseball enters a new season with expectations hovering over their heads. When a player exceeds them, he's an overachiever...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 8 months ago 55,670 reads 80 comments

  19. Breakout Watch: Predicting the 10 Biggest Risers of the 2015 Offseason

    Basketball is played at its highest level in the NBA . So it makes sense that even among the most talented players in the world, there are some who take a year or two to find their footing before breaking out...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 115,118 reads 202 comments

  20. The Biggest Mistakes of the 2015 NFL Offseason so Far

    Every NFL offseason is filled with pivotal decisions for teams around the league. While coaching staffs are working on early preparation for the upcoming season, general managers ...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 8 months ago 405,223 reads 606 comments

  21. 2015 MLB Draft Results: Biggest Winners and Losers of the Entire Draft

    Three days, 1,215 picks and who knows how many wishful-thinking player comparisons later, the 2015 Major League Baseball draft has come to a close. We've already discussed winners and losers for Day 1 and Day 2 of the draft individually...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 194,003 reads 134 comments

  22. 5 NBA Teams That Are 1 Move Away from Entering the NBA Title Conversation

    The 2015 NBA Finals showcase the difficulty of making a championship run. The Golden State Warriors needed a rare break from the injury bug plus career years from several key players to survive the gauntlet out West...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 months ago 75,061 reads 225 comments

  23. Power Ranking NFL Receiver Depth Charts

    Less than two weeks ago, we took a glance at all 32 NFL teams and their wide receiver situations . Now after some more evaluation time, as well as a request or two, it’s time to rank each club at the wideout spot...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 8 months ago 209,416 reads 782 comments

  24. NBA 2015 Finals Roundtable: B/R Experts' Preview and Predictions

    Two fanbases that haven't tasted victory in at least four decades. Two of the NBA 's biggest stars. And seven games to decide the NBA title between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Bleacher Report Staff Written by Bleacher Report Staff about 8 months ago 135,195 reads 338 comments

  25. The Biggest Trade Chips in the NFL Heading into 2015 Season

    A fair amount of NFL fans and observers often talk about the lack of activity around the midseason deadline...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 8 months ago 233,597 reads 384 comments